A Cookie is a file that is downloaded on to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a webpage, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his or her computer and, depending on the information they contain and how they use their equipment, may be used to recognize the user.
The user’s browser memorizes cookies on the hard drive only during the current session, occupying a minimal memory space which does not harm the computer. Cookies contain no specific personal information, and most are deleted from the hard drive at the end of the browsing session (these are known as session cookies).
They are the most basic cookies.They allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in it, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing parts of restricted access, request to register or participate in an event, use security elements while browsing, store content for broadcasting videos or sound.
These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the website and cannot be deactivated.